python vs perl lines of code

John Bokma john at
Wed May 17 19:43:24 CEST 2006

Edward Elliott <nobody at> wrote:

> John Bokma wrote:
>> Edward Elliott <nobody at> wrote:
>>> This is just anecdotal, but I still find it interesting.  Take it for
>>> what it's worth.  I'm interested in hearing others' perspectives, just
>>> please don't turn this into a pissing contest.
>> Without seeing the actual code this is quite meaningless.
> Evaluating my experiences yes, relating your own no.

What would the point be? Most important to me would be: am I happy with 
the result? And that rarely has to do with the number of lines of actual 
code or the programming language. A language is just a tool.

John Bokma          Freelance software developer
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